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A French 19th century Louis XV st. ormolu and frosted crystal lantern

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A beautiful and most unique French 19th century Louis XV st. ormolu and frosted crystal lantern. The lantern is centered by an elegant mottled reeded bottom finial. Three most decorative foliate ormolu movements encase the striking frosted crystal body which... — Read More

  • Item # 11602
  • H: 29 in L: 14 in D: 14 in

    H: 74 cm L: 36 cm D: 36 cm

  • France
  • 19th Century
  • Frosted Crystal, Ormolu
  • Louis XV st. Read More
  • (Louis XV st.) - Also known as Louis Quinze or Rocaille, this style followed the traditions of French décor, until it took on a life and look of its own with decorations and motifs becoming more exuberant. The style was heavily influenced by the mistress of Louis XV, Madame de Pompadour, and marked the beginning of the Rococo movement. In his old age, from 1750 – 1774, Louis XV showed more signs of constraint in his design style and this period showed more signs of French Neoclassicism.
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